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Please see below for a list of events that are hosted by both Plan4Health as well as external organizations. The host organization is included in each event description.

Missed an event? Resources from past events are available here!


Making Cycling Irresistible: Lessons from Western Europe and North America

May 30, 2017 7:30 pm EST
BicycleSPACE, Adams Morgan 2424 18th street NW May 30th 7:30 – 9:00 PM Making Cycling Irresistible: Lessons from Western Europe and North America Abstract: This presentation provides an...  Read more »

Planning and Community Health: Downtown Colorado Streets

May 31, 2017 3:00 pm EST
Please join the Planning and Community Health Center and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment for a special discussion of a newly developed resource: Downtown Colorado...  Read more »

Build Power for Health Equity: Strategic Practices for Local Health Departments

June 1, 2017 1:00 pm EST
How can local health departments effectively advance health equity? In this webinar, we will describe a set of “inside” and “outside” strategic practices that public local health departments can...  Read more »

Crowdfunding for Walkable Communities

June 1, 2017 1:00 pm EST
Are you looking to engage more residents in your walking advocacy work? Need cash quickly for an urgent project? Want to gain support from individual donors to supplement grant funding? Join the...  Read more »

Teaching Systems Thinking to Fill the Climate Literacy Gap

June 1, 2017 1:15 pm EST
What will it take to produce a workforce that understands the relationships between environmental, social, and business factors so we can better address the risks of climate change in the coming...  Read more »

Big Cities Community of Practice Active Livable Communities Subcommittee

June 6, 2017 2:00 pm EST
Please join the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) and Plan4Health grantees from Montana and North Carolina for a discussion of active living strategies.  Advance...  Read more »

19 Minute Webinar: How to Use the “Candidates Forum Toolkit”

June 7, 2017 1:00 pm EST
In recent years, food councils in North Carolina have hosted candidates forums with key policy makers to both educate them on their communities’ food system needs and to connect citizens...  Read more »

The Best Complete Streets Policies of 2016 kickoff celebration

June 8, 2017 12:00 pm EST
More than 130 communities passed Complete Streets policies in 2016, and we’re getting ready to celebrate them all! Join us for the kickoff celebration of “The Best Complete Streets...  Read more »

Collaborating on Healthy Retail: Policies for Tobacco, Nutrition, and Alcohol in the Retail Environment

June 8, 2017 2:00 pm EST
More communities are moving beyond siloed approaches to the retail environment. California’s Healthy Stores for a Healthy Community (HSHC) campaign is one catalyst for this change. This...  Read more »

Tracking the Walking Path

June 14, 2017 2:00 pm EST
America Walks
When talking about opportunities to walk, knowing where to walk and what makes an attractive walk are key. Data, mapping tools, and assessments can be useful in making the argument for walkable...  Read more »

Planners4Health Session Five: Communications: Framing, Messaging, and Marketing

June 14, 2017 3:00 pm EST
The fifth session in the Planners4Health Curriculum series focuses on communications. Participants will learn about how to articulate value propositions and return on investment, as well as...  Read more »

Blueprint for a National Food Strategy

June 15, 2017 2:00 pm EST
Register for this webinar to explore the recently released “Blueprint for a National Food Strategy” (See:, a collaborative project between the Center  Read more »

Advancing Health Equity Efforts in a Changing Policy Environment

June 19, 2017 1:00 pm EST
Network Commons is a live online discussion series on cross-sector strategies to improve neighborhood health and well-being. At our June 19th discussion, three leading experts with federal-level...  Read more »

Intervention Planning Matrix: considering the impact of strategies

June 20, 2017 3:00 pm EST
Do you want to know if your health improvement strategies work? Would you like to measure impact on individuals, organizations, or your community as a whole? Would you like to learn about a tool...  Read more »

National Bike Challenge

May 1 - September 1, 2017
The National Bike Challenge is a nationwide event uniting thousands of current bicyclists—and encouraging countless new riders. It is a free and easy way to challenge yourself, your colleagues...  Read more »

A City in Transformation: A Look at St. Paul

July 12, 2017 2pm EST
America Walks
St. Paul, Minnesota was selected as the host of the 2017 National Walking Summit for its recent innovation and progress with walkability. Hear from local experts and walking champions about some...  Read more »

Planners4Health Session Six: Sustaining Momentum

July 12, 2017 3:00 pm EST
The sixth and final session in the Planners4Health Curriculum series focuses on sustaining the healthy communities movement. Participants will learn about strategies for sustainability, including  Read more »

2017 National Walking Summit Preview

August 9, 2017 2pm EST
America Walks
We’re gearing up for the 2017 National Walking Summit and excited by what’s developing. Get a sneak peak at some of the presenters and programs that will be available in St. Paul in...  Read more »

Friends and Allies of the Walking Movement

October 11, 2017 2pm EST
America Walks
Champions of the walking movement come from different backgrounds, sectors and viewpoints. Learn how by working together, we are stronger than ever. Register here!    Read more »

Creating Vibrant Communitites with the Community in Mind: Development and Gentrification

November 8, 2017 2pm EST
America Walks
Displacement and concerns of gentrification are at the center of many debates about placemaking and development. How do we serve as responsible stewards of communities while also promoting...  Read more »

Turning Data into Action

December 13, 2017 2pm EST
America Walks
What do we mean when we say the walking movement? After 12 months of studying a selection of indicators to measure the movement, America Walks is excited to be able to release information on the...  Read more »